Welcome to SMC Online Counseling!
Please read through
all information below before
submitting an inquiry. During peak enrollment periods, responses to online counseling inquiries may take as long as 5-8 business days, depending on the amount of requests received. We appreciate your patience!
First-time college students should visit the
Welcome Center site for assistance. Likewise, F-1 Visa students should visit the
International Education Center site. We strongly encourage you to use the FAQ and search features of this site prior to submitting your questions. Also, please refer to the list below for clarification on the types of questions that are appropriate for online counseling.
Frequently Asked Questions
Ask a Counselor
Topics Appropriate for Online Inquiries
College procedures and academic policies
Prerequisites, Co-requisites and Advisories
Associate Degrees and Certificates
General Education (GE) and Transcript Evaluation
Topics That Require You Meet With A Counselor
SMC strives to safeguard all electronic transactions. However, when using this site, be aware that information transmitted through our Online Counseling services and email correspondence is not encrypted. Additionally, certain inquiries may be referred to other campus Departments and or staff which may be better suited to answer the inquiry. By using this site you agree to the above listed terms.